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Posted at 01:28 PM ET, 12/08/2010

In concert: Jeff Tweedy at Lincoln Theatre

Jeff Tweedy was in a good mood Tuesday night at Lincoln Theatre. (All photos by Kyle Gustafson/FTWP) Breaking news, music lovers: Jeff Tweedy can be kinda hard on himself! At his intimate, 95-minute (mostly) solo acoustic set at the Lincoln...

By Chris Klimek  |  01:28 PM ET, 12/08/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In concert | Tags:  Jeff Tweedy

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 12/07/2010

Please explain to me ... Jeff Tweedy

Is Jeff Tweedy a legend-in-the-making or the king of safe-rock? (Kyle Gustafson/FTWP) This year, Jeff Tweedy of Wilco joined the ranks of Prince and Bob Dylan, not as a Great American Songwriter, but as the latest guy to produce some...

By Chris Richards  |  01:15 PM ET, 12/07/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Please explain to me | Tags:  Jeff Tweedy, Wilco

Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 10/28/2010

Taking sides: Who should be performing the Stewart/Colbert rally?

Put Yoko Ono in between these two and you're onto something. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) What you already know: Funnymen Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert are bringing their Rally to Restore Sanity And/Or Fear to the National Mall on Saturday afternoon....

By Click Track  |  02:10 PM ET, 10/28/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  Jeff Tweedy, Mavis Staples, Spoon, Yoko Ono

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 10/28/2010

Colbert-Stewart rally line-up leaked; The Roots, Mavis Staples, Jeff Tweedy and Sheryl Crow scheduled to perform

Saturday offers yet ANOTHER chance to see the Roots on the Mall. Easter Egg roll, next up. (Bill O'Leary/TWP) By Chris Richards The Christian Science Monitor has obtained a copy of the park permit for Jon Stewart and Steven Stephen...

By Chris Richards  |  11:00 AM ET, 10/28/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  News | Tags:  Jeff Tweedy, Mavis Staples, Sheryl Crow, The Roots

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 10/06/2010

Lists: '90s bands we hope never reunite

By Allison Stewart Soundgarden. Hole. The Stone Temple Pilots. Guided by Voices. Sometimes it's better to remember them as they were. Usually, band reunions are shameless cash grabs that leech the dignity of all involved. 'Fess up: As happy...

By Allison Stewart  |  12:00 PM ET, 10/06/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  Afghan Whigs, Jeff Tweedy, Pulp, Screaming Trees, Sugar, The Fugees, The Refused, Uncle Tupelo

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 10/04/2010

Week ahead: Waka Flocka drops "Flockaveli"; Glasser breezes into D.C.; Staples and Tweedy reunite on "Letterman"

By Chris Richards If you buy one album tomorrow, make it: "Flockaveli" by Mssr. Waka Flocka Flame. A rowdier rap album in 2010 you shall not hear. If you go to one show this week, make it: Cameron Mesirow,...

By Chris Richards  |  02:00 PM ET, 10/04/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  Glasser, Jeff Tweedy, Mavis Staples, Waka Flocka Flame

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 10/04/2010

Kanye West redecorates "SNL"; Farm Aid celebrates 25th anniversary; R&B singer Mario arrested in Baltimore

Kanye West changed the scene at "SNL." --Kanye West did a little redecorating at "Saturday Night Live" this weekend. The rapper covered the program's stripped-down bandstand with a white set-piece, loaded it with white sheet-bearing dancers, and invited a white...

By Aaron Leitko  |  09:00 AM ET, 10/04/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  clipse, dave matthews norah jones, farm aid, jeff tweedy, kanye west, mario, neil young, pusha t, saturday night live, willie nelson

Posted at 03:08 PM ET, 09/03/2010

Mavis Staple teams with Wilco frontman for album 'You Are Not Alone'

Mavis Staples collaborates with Jeff Tweedy on her new album, "You Are Not Alone." (Marvin Joseph, TWP) By Chris Richards Mavis Staples is just a kid, plopped cross-legged on the living room floor. Her father, Roebuck "Pops" Staples, is strumming...

By Chris Richards  |  03:08 PM ET, 09/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In today's Post | Tags:  Jeff Tweedy, Mavis Staples

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 09/01/2010

Miranda Lambert leads CMA nominees; Big G to stay at WKYS; More acts added to FreeFest

Gimme five: Miranda Lambert leads this year's CMA nominees. (AP Photo/Josh Anderson) By Chris Richards and Aaron Leitko - Miranda Lambert leads this year's CMA nominations with five. (Does that make her the Lady Gaga of Nashville?) This year's awards...

By Chris Richards  |  09:00 AM ET, 09/01/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Anwan "Big G" Glover, Caribou, Frank Zappa, Jeff Tweedy, Jim Jarmusch, Lady Antebellum, Maximum Balloon, Miranda Lambert, Sharam, Wolfgang Gartner, Zac Brown Band